Spiffy Gear launches their second-generation KYU-6 wearable cine-light

Aug 26, 2020
John Aldred

The popular wearable Lumiee LED lights have received an upgrade. Spiffy Gear has today announced its successor, the KYU-6. Like the original Lumiee, it comes…

How I shot the Gnarbox getting loaded in the speed of light

Aug 8, 2020
Mark Duffy

I wanted to shoot a conceptual photo using long exposure to show the SD card flying out of my camera and into the Gnarbox*. I…

Watch this crazy video combining fire, water, capoeira and slow motion

Apr 16, 2020
John Aldred

Slow-motion video is a lot of fun to shoot. I’ve been playing around with it myself a bit since recently receiving the Insta360 ONE R,…

2019 DIYP Holiday Gift Guide – Lighting

Dec 13, 2019
John Aldred

With cameras and lenses out of the way, it’s time to light your scene. So, you’ll need lights. I’ve noticed a distinct trend over the…

We’re giving away over $1,500 of software, lights, and bags

Oct 23, 2019
Udi Tirosh

We teamed up with the leading brands in the world to give you a killer sweepstakes. We’ll be giving away over $1,500 of goodies to…

We are giving away over $5,000 of Cinema gear to kick-start YOUR cinematography career

Sep 13, 2019
Udi Tirosh

Passionate about cinematography? Today is your lucky day! We’ve teamed up with some of the biggest names in the industry to bring you an AMAZING sweepstake that…

Spiffy Gear has launched Lumiee, a $45 cinema grade wearable light

Sep 4, 2019
John Aldred

Spiffy gear has released some pretty interesting products over the years. Products like the Light Blaster and, more recently, as they’ve started getting into the…

Lumiee is the first cinematic grade wearable light

Apr 10, 2019
John Aldred

Spiffy Gear has produced some pretty interesting products over the last few years, including the very popular Light Blaster, and Spekular LED lights. At NAB…

How I shot a nightmarish mirrored cat using strobes, constant light and gels

Jan 27, 2019
Leon Yakobov

A few days ago I submitted a photo to the new DIYPhotography facebook group, I am very happy to share how it was taken. Feel free…

2018 DIYP Gift Guide – Lighting

Dec 5, 2018
John Aldred

We’ve had cameras and lenses so far in our 2019 seasonal gift guides, so this time we’re turning towards lighting. Whether you shoot photography or…